Iraq SMS Features and Restrictions


Vonage uses Adaptive Routing throughout Iraq to ensure minimal downtime. Therefore, Sender IDs may deviate from the information below as Iraq is historically quite an unstable market in which to send SMS.

Sender ID

Asiacel Iraq (41805)

All Sender IDs may be overwritten to a random Alpha or Numeric sender to ensure delivery.

Zain Iraq (41820)

Only Alpha Sender IDs are supported; generic and numeric Sender IDs are not allowed here by the network. We recommend sending your messages with an Alpha Sender ID that can represent your company or brand to ensure delivery.

Iraq Korek (41840)

Alpha Sender IDs are supported. Numeric Sender IDs may be overwritten to a random Alpha sender to ensure delivery.


Zain Iraq (41820)

Do not add parenthesis in the content as this will be filtered.

There are no other additional content restrictions beyond those in our Acceptable Use Policy.

Other Features or Restrictions

Delivery Receipts

Delivery receipts are supported up to the network level. Handset delivery receipts are not supported.

Additional Information

For more information, see the following articles:

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